Associate of Arts in Game Development
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Associate of Arts in Game Development is an online game design degree from the Academy of Art University, one of the top art and design online programs in the world.  This degree serves as an introduction to the fundamental concepts of game construction and game engine technology and can be used as a stepping stone for advanced game development degrees.  The curriculum, which is taught by top industry professionals using custom-built content, provides a strong liberal arts foundation as part of a well-rounded education.  In addition, you will learn to integrate environments, characters, or props for cohesive game experiences and become familiar with industry standard terminology.  Students completing this online game design degree program benefit not just from the flexible schedule and the Academy of Art University’s dedication to providing a rigorous program that is equal to an on-campus experience, but also from the University’s desire to keep up with advancements in game development technology and industry practices.  Graduates are prepared to work with the latest technology as they use the professional skills, knowledge, and behaviors to compete in the global marketplace for art and design.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Art University is accredited by:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score